|Orange Dust - Followed By Ghosts [EAR025] - Orange Dust|
most fans of Orange Dusts music will be familiar with Followed By Ghosts, as some say it's his best work to date. previously only available in lower bitrates, we managed to bother OD enough to acquire our standard 192kbps mp3 version of the album. respect Orange Dust by playing this album as loud as possible.
Keywords: idm; glitch hop; broken beat; hip hop; breaks
Downloads: 35,373 (1 review)
|Photophob - Music for Spaceports [EAR014] - Photophob|
Photophob claims the title of being the first artist to have his work released on Earstroke from a demo submission. inspired by the label, Photophob created an album specifically with us in mind, and it fits like a glove. Music for Spaceports is fun-loving, playful, electronica.
Downloads: 11,010 (1 review)
|Dupe - Demo [EAR013] - Dupe|
Demo is a 4 piece set of stunningly feel good tracks featuring dubbed vocals, various acoustic instrumentation, solid drum lines, and lush, synthesized melodies. these songs each visit the extremes of all aspects of their identity, making the Demo EP a diverse, and pleasant listen.
Downloads: 7,444 (2 reviews)
|Wisp - In a Blue Face [EAR008] - Wisp|
Wisp hands down In a Blue Face. this album creates a lovely sense of nostalgia with playful drumlines, heartfelt melodies, and an occassional outburst of some seriously satisfying beat programming. it's a beautiful picture in the sky.
Downloads: 16,930 (4 reviews)
|Skytree - The Dagda EP [EAR006] - Skytree|
swirling pads, driving acoustic guitar arppeggios, tightly knit beat programming, and soaring vocals constructs Skytrees beatifully woven Dagda EP. this piece features a wide variety of sounds from guitar, digeridoos and soaring vocals from Monicha Ulrich. the fusion between acoustic instruments and synths is seemless and refreshing. the tribal sound of Dagda is sure to satisfy.
Keywords: Tribal; IDM
Downloads: 7,368 (3 reviews)
|WordSalad - Snoot Music [EAR017] - WordSalad|
feely tentacles, bubbling fluid, foaming plantation, mating rituals of gelatenous beings, hidden appendages, deserted alien planets, continuously morphing discolored fungus, electrically charged blobs of ether, breathing cavern walls, furiously pulsating light-domes, psychedelic journeys of lost and carefree animals, mad scientists abusing their creations, and the subconscious thoughts of robotic devices...
Keywords: Experimental; IDM; Psychadelic; Avantgarde
Downloads: 8,715 (1 review)
|Ghosthunt - Cool Traxzz [EAR015] - Ghosthunt|
Ghosthunt has contributed a small collection of really, really cool tracks from 2003. Cool Traxzz takes us through realms of terror, playfulness, 8 bit electro-punk, bass heavy dance cuts, and hazey, psychedelic madness. there are a lot of strange things going on in this ep, and that's the just way we like it.
Keywords: Experimental; IDM; Psychedelic
Downloads: 5,258 (1 review)
|Orange Dust - Stay Obscene [EAR007]|
the Stay Obscene EP descends upon drill n bass with a strong hip hop influence and a classic tribute to idm. crisp production, methodical drum programming, warped a cappellas, and warm, haunting melodies fasten together flawlessly to showcase the hair-raising talent of Orange Dust.
Keywords: IDM; Drum and Bass
Downloads: 8,121 (2 reviews)
|Tonepoem - Abandoned Amusements [EAR011]|
after the disappearance of the Pleazant Musik net label, people started asking questions about Abandoned Amusements. Keith Rodinelli, aspiring filmaker, composer, designer, and musician, generously contributed this album for re-release on Earstroke. Tonepoems dreamy melodies, imaginative storytelling, and graceful use of instrumentation puts Abandoned Amusements in a class of its own.
Keywords: IDM; Melodic Downtempo; acoustic
Downloads: 11,482 (1 review)
|Milieu - Stray Trains [EAR019] - Milieu|
Milieu has a special way with making sounds unique to his style. abusing his drum lines with rigorous trips to and fro old, dusty, obsolete tape decks, sipping tea, petting cats, that sort of thing. Stray Trains is a warm and pleasant listen from a happily magical Milieu.
Keywords: IDM; Ambient; Downtempo
Downloads: 7,715 (1 review)
|Skytree - Knotwork [EAR009] - Skytree|
Knotwork is a mix of acoustic and electronic elements; boundless as mountain scapes, lively as a fresh water canal. it seems to segue from autumn to spring while weaving a steady euphoria.
Keywords: Instrumental; acoustic; idm
Downloads: 15,684 (4 reviews)
|Wordsalad - Wordsalad [EAR005] - Wordsalad|
Wordsalads self titled LP features some of the lushest, bubbliest, and twisted psychadelik music ever surfaced from the ethereal plane. this album houses a nest of completely original, genre defying compositions, often morphing from thick, organic beats to cavernous, acid synth scapes and back again. Wordsalad will reshape your brain.
Keywords: Psychedelic; Dark Ambient; Experimental; IDM
Downloads: 3,799 (1 review)